We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Lobby at the Peninsula Hong Kong

Salisbury Road, Hong Kong, China
+852 2696 6772
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (145 reviews)
“cake” (19 reviews)
Open Now
Hours
CUISINES
European, British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Salisbury Road, Hong Kong, China
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (1,446)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 990 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

It was our first visit to Hong Kong and afternoon tea at the Peninsula was highly recommended by many guides. However, in spite of being told by the hotel that we should arrive at 1.30pm to avoid long queues we still waited nearly 2 hours....More

1  Thank RaggyCatlover2
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had lunch in a world that has not changed for 50 years. The food was good, the service was average, the ambiance was from another world. The orchestra playing in the gallery and the setting was magical.

Thank William H
Reviewed 1 week ago

While waiting for our Asia Cruise to leave, four of us decided to have breakfast at the Peninsula Lobby on a Saturday morning. The lobby is huge and very ornately decorated, but very old world charm as well. There were a hand full of tables...More

Thank mina1948
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A high quality tea where tradition shows the benefits from a cultural merger, in perfect environs, with impeccable service, like nowhere else. After all, the tea (and opium!) trade created British Hong Kong. The lobby has that grand dame refinement. It is the flagship and...More

1  Thank CapistranoBeach
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were told by many people that going to tea at The Peninsula was a “must do”. They were right. The atmosphere was delightful and the service was great! A very nice way to spend an afternoon with good friends.

Thank reinas91
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just to sit and take in the grand atmosphere is a delight. Our breakfasts were excellent with lots of choices. Other meals also very good. We did not have the traditional afternoon tea as we had had it before and after a big breakfast there...More

Thank doreen15
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a lovely birthday celebration at the Lobby Lounge with the special birthday promotion. For four guests, the birthday guest eats for free. It comes with a complimentary chestnut birthday cake which can be boxed and taken home. There are 3 menus which rotate every...More

Thank tinhau
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Lobby is beautiful and decorated and furnished with a great taste. Being seated in a comfortable seat with nice music in the background is relaxing atmosphere and definitely a rich and luxury feeling. The high tea was nicely presented with a good portion, nothing...More

Thank Miketogo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The room is beautiful, the food was good, but the service was so slow and they forgot to bring our tea. It's a bit loud and busy for my to enjoy it. I also didn't like looking at the long line of people waiting to...More

1  Thank Claudette I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent atmosphere and nice decorations. Food is amazing and service is great. Worthwhile to pay a visit. The only negative is that it is relatively noisy as it is the lobby of the hotel . There are people walking around.

1  Thank Fiona Y
Nearby
Tsim Sha Tsui
Tsim Sha Tsui is one of the major tourist and shopping
areas of Hong Kong. With a high concentration of
hotels, retail shops and commercial offices – it’s a
busy and bustling neighbourhood that never sleeps. On
the surface, Tsim Sha Tsui seems to only feature an
abundant number of high-end retail stores selling
designer brands and jewelry, owing to its popularity
with high-budget shopping tours. However, it also
...More
Nearby HotelsSee all 731 hotels in Hong Kong
The Peninsula Hong Kong
1,777 reviews
.01 km away
Toms Tourist Guesthouse
4 reviews
.06 km away
The Salisbury-YMCA of Hong Kong
2,968 reviews
.08 km away
Sheraton Hong Kong Hotel & Towers
3,549 reviews
.09 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Gaddi's
241 reviews
.04 km away
The Verandah Restaurant(Tsim Sha Tsui)
370 reviews
.00 km away
The Cafe
176 reviews
.11 km away
The Bar at The Peninsula Hong Kong
149 reviews
.05 km away
Nearby Attractions
Hong Kong Skyline
12,900 reviews
.23 km away
Hong Kong Dragon Boat Carnival
93 reviews
.22 km away
Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade
4,710 reviews
.08 km away
1881 Heritage
373 reviews
.18 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Homary
7 October 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from inneadi | Reviewed this property |
I spent HKD 723.80 for two persons..
2
Votes
Barbara E
28 October 2016|
AnswerShow all 12 answers
Response from peninsula_phk | Property representative |
Dear Barbara E, Thank you very much for your interest in the Classic Afternoon Tea at The Lobby. We are delighted that you will be visiting The Peninsula Hong Kong in next January. We accept the following kinds of credit... More
1
Vote
ajenkins232016
16 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 17 answers
Response from Doug S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, as long as they are happy with being surrounded by loud visiting groups from the Chinese mainland! Better idea: go down to the Star Ferry terminal and get some egg custard tarts and boxes of chocolate milk and have... More
2
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$38 - US$64
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Salisbury Road, Hong Kong, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong>  > Tsim Sha Tsui
  • Neighbourhood: Tsim Sha Tsui
  • Phone Number: +852 2696 6772
  • E-mail
Description
There is nothing more quintessentially iconic of Hong Kong than experiencing the acclaimed Peninsula Classic Afternoon Tea. Served daily in The Lobby, which has long been recognised as one of the most elegant meeting places in Hong Kong, this revered tradition is accompanied by The Lobby Strings, playing live daily. An a la carte menu showcasing authentic Continental and Southeast Asian delights is served throughout the day.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing